Some council chairmen in Rivers state were suspended on Monday, February 22 – Governor Wike suspended them for failing to carryout a given task –
The Rivers state governor has pardoned the council leaders -They are to resume work in earnest, to ensure that the pressing security issues in the state are tended to Naij.com can authoritatively confirm that the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has recalled some suspended caretaker committee chairmen of Abua/Odual, Ahoada East and Ahoada West Local Government Areas. Governor Nyesom Wike giving his assent to the 2016 Rivers State budget Governor Nyesom Wike
According to the secretary to the Rivers state government, Chief Kenneth Kobani, the affected chairmen are expected to resume work with immediate effect. Our correspondent disclosed that the affected local government chairmen were suspended on Monday, February 22, for not mobilizing stakeholders to attend a special security meeting called by Governor Wike. The security meeting held at Omoku, headquarters Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni local government areas. Sources say that all service commanders were present at the meeting were certain issues concerning the state’s security were tabled.